Infrastructure plays an important part in development. When we think about infrastructure we imagine paved roads, open ports, and stable power sources. What about sanitation issues like plumbing and garbage collection. Find out how the lack of trash collection has impacted Kathmandu by reading about it on NPR.
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The impacts of terrorist groups like Boko Haram are far reaching and long lasting. In the city of Yola, Nigeria there are now more than 400,000 internally displaced people. The majority of them are women and girls who have lost their husbands, fathers, homes and neighborhoods to the extremist group. In a place where, "culture is generous and dedicated to family," Yola is attempting to feed and educate these refugees. Read about their efforts in this article by the BBC.